Monthly Archives: November 2021

How to choose the right location for your vegan or vegetarian restaurant (and a few other tips)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated July 27, 2019. In August 2017, I published Survival Tips for Small Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants. I’d like to follow up today by giving you a … Continue reading

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Survival Tips for Small Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated August 13,2017. Inactive links were removed on November 29, 2021. When I published The Vegan Tourist: Vienna and the book’s German-language version The Vegan Tourist: Wien, … Continue reading

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Chronic Illness and a Vegan Diet

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated April 28, 2017. In 2004, I was diagnosed with Sarcoidosis, an inflammatory disease, which affects the lungs and lymph nodes, and often other organs. From 2005 … Continue reading

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A Vegan Vacation in Fažana, Croatia

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated July 27, 2019. Last September (2017), I vacationed in Fažana, Croatia, with a friend and my two dogs. It was my first vacation since I adopted … Continue reading

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And Teddy Makes Three…

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated August 28, 2014. A year ago, I adopted a puppy from Paws Paleohora in Crete, who’s now one year old and still wants nothing more than … Continue reading

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Stop and Smell the Flowers

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 15, 2013. Flowers! I love flowers! So pretty, and they smell so nice! Let’s take a closer look… What do you mean, I’m not supposed … Continue reading

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Beware of Anonymous Vegan Bloggers: VegKitchen

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated September 2, 2018. A few days ago, I updated my blogroll, and mentioned that I don’t like it when bloggers keep their identity secret. I joked … Continue reading

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Blog Roll Updates

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated August 28, 2018. Every few years, I update my blogroll, and I’m always sad when I see that a blogger has given up and not longer … Continue reading

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The Vegan Consumer: Making Better Choices

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist on March 12, 2017 and last updated May 25, 2019. In November 2016, I cancelled my membership of the Vegan Society Austria after a rather unpleasant experience at their … Continue reading

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Hummus Place (USA – NY, NY)

Please note: I wrote a draft of this article on March 22, 2012 for The Vegan Tourist, and then forgot to publish it… so here it is. It might be terribly outdated… It’s time to review Hummus Place, a small … Continue reading

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Ikea Goes Vegan: Grönsaksbullar

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated November 27, 2015. A few months ago, the Swedish furniture store chain Ikea introduced a new dish at its in-store restaurants in Austria: Grönsaksbullar. These are … Continue reading

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Veggie Bräu (Stockerau, Austria)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated Jul 11, 2016. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. Now that I finally published The Vegan Tourist: Vienna and The Vegan Tourist: Wien, I … Continue reading

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Kochkiste (Mödling, Austria)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated July 18, 2016. Kochkiste is a small vegetarian bistro in the city of Mödling, which is located in the state of Lower Austria. It’s a five … Continue reading

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Legumium (Wiener Neudorf, Austria)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated August 9, 2016. Legumium is a small vegetarian – mostly vegan – bistro in Wiener Neustadt, in the state of Lower Austria. Wiener Neudorf is located … Continue reading

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Menu Review: Jamie’s Italian Vienna Downtown – Stuck in the 20th Century

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated May 3, 2018. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. The restaurant is no longer in business. I don’t review many non-vegetarian restaurants on this … Continue reading

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A Vegan Success Story: Veganista

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated August 17, 2019. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. Updated on August 17, 2019: When Rebecca & Ethan of Traveling with Sunscreen asked me … Continue reading

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“Vegan Planet”-Fair 2015: Review

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 21,2015. “Vegan Planet” is the “largest vegan fair in Austria,” according to its organizers, the Vegan Society Austria. In 2015, it took place from November 27-29 at … Continue reading

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Appaloosa Ranch (Dobruša, Slovenia)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated November 28, 2021. Updated May 30, 2019: I cannot confirm that Appaloosa Ranch operates as a vegan business anymore. The website is currently offline. I received … Continue reading

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Updates to the Second Edition of “The Vegan Tourist: Vienna”

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated June 6, 2016. Inactive links were removed on November 29, 2021. Updated on December 3, 2019: I have unpublished this book, as the information about vegetarian … Continue reading

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Where Have All the Vegan Bloggers Gone?

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated Novmber 13, 2015. In an effort to keep my website current, I decided to check if all the links which I listed under “Vegan Resources” were still … Continue reading

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The Vegan Tourist: Vienna – 2nd, updated edition

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 3, 2019. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. Updated on December 3, 2019: I no longer sell this book, as the information about … Continue reading

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The Vegan Tourist: Wien

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 3, 2019. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. Aktualisiert am 3. Dezember 2019: Die Vegan Tourist: Vienna – Bücher werden nicht länger verkauft, … Continue reading

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Finally…..

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated April 19, 2016. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. I finally published the German-language edition of my book The Vegan Tourist: Vienna. It took … Continue reading

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Vienna: Vegan Capital of the Western World

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated October 2, 2015. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. Vienna is fast becoming the vegan capital of the Western world! Last Sunday I went … Continue reading

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German Edition: “The Vegan Tourist: Wien” coming soon

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated January 2, 2015. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. This post was last updated on August 1, 2015 It’s a lot more work to … Continue reading

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Updates to the First Edition of “The Vegan Tourist: Vienna” (English version)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated January 2, 2015. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. I just posted the first updates to the 1st edition of The Vegan Tourist: Vienna … Continue reading

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The Vegan Tourist: Vienna – Kindle edition

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 3, 2019. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. Updated on December 3, 2019: I no longer sell this book, as the information about … Continue reading

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The Vegan Tourist: Vienna

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 3, 2019. Inactive links were removed on November 28, 2021. Updated on December 3, 2019: I no longer sell this book, as the information about … Continue reading

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Vegetarian & Vegan Restaurants in Vienna, Austria

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 3, 2019. After much consideration, I have decided not to publish updated editions of my restaurant guide books, The Vegan Tourist: Vienna and The Vegan … Continue reading

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Kardamom (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 4, 2019. Address: Schwedenplatz 3-4, 1010 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays – Fridays 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays 5:00 PM – 9:00 … Continue reading

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Köstlich (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 5, 2019. Address: Färbergasse 8, 1010 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays – Fridays 11:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and on public holidays (2019 … Continue reading

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Makro 1 (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist on December 6, 2019, and last updated November 28, 2021. This restaurant closed at the end of November 2019. Address: Fleischmarkt 16 (at the back of the Mandala courtyard), … Continue reading

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Reformhaus Staudigl (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 23, 2019. Address: Wollzeile 25, 1010 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays – Fridays 9:00 AM – 6:30 PM, Saturdays 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (1:30 PM during … Continue reading

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Natürlich Wrenkh (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 8, 2019. Address: Rauhensteingasse 12, 1010 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays – Fridays 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and on public holidays. (2019 … Continue reading

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Simply Raw Bakery (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 18, 2019. Address: Drahtgasse 2, 1010 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays – Saturdays 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Closed on Sundays and on public holidays. (2019 opening … Continue reading

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Fett + Zucker (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 18, 2019. Address: Hollandstraße 16, 1020 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays – Fridays 2:00 PM – 9:00 PM (until 10:00 PM in the summer), Saturdays, Sundays, and … Continue reading

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Omas Backstube (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 23, 2019. Address: Obere Augartenstraße 70/L7, 1020 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays 12:00 noon – 7:00 PM, Tuesdays – Fridays: 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM; Saturdays: opening … Continue reading

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Die Kochdame (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 23, 2019. Address: Wiedner Hauptstraße 37, 1040 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays – Fridays 11:30 AM – 4:00 PM. Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and on public holidays. … Continue reading

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Maran Vegan (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated December 23, 2019. Address: Stumpergasse 57, 1060 ViennaOpening Hours: Mondays – Fridays 8:00 AM – 7:30 PM, Saturdays 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Closed on Sundays … Continue reading

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Swing Kitchen (Shopping City Süd, Austria)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated October 27, 2016. Update (October 2018): This restaurant closed in May 2018. Swing Kitchen is an Austrian vegan fast food chain, there are currently two restaurants … Continue reading

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Gasthaus Schillinger (Großmugl, Austria)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist on July 8, 2014, and updated in October 2018. Update (October 2018): This restaurant closed in May 2017. The owners, Charlie and Irene Schillinger, concentrate on their wildly successful … Continue reading

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Librería Utopía (Austria – Vienna)

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist on 20 January 2014, and last updated May 25, 2019. Update May 25, 2019: While the bookstore is still in business, it no longer functions as a vegan café. … Continue reading

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Veganmania 2015: A mini-vacation

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated June 11, 2015. Veganmania just keeps getting bigger and better. Each year, the Veganmania summer festival tour stops in a number of cities in Austria and her neighboring … Continue reading

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Book Review: Vegan Recipes

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated June 12, 2015. It’s been a while since I last wrote my last book review, so I thought I’d pull one of my favorite cookbooks off … Continue reading

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Vegan Survival Tips for Ferreries, Menorca: Hotel Loar, Bar-Cafeteria

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated November 4, 2013. This is the last one of my articles about restaurants & (vegan) food shopping on the island of Menorca, Spain. I hesitated for … Continue reading

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Vegan Survival Tips for Alaior, Menorca: The Cobblers Restaurant

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated November 4, 2013. Wow, I didn’t expect that – The Cobblers Restaurant has closed. I just recently had lunch there – a bare six months ago, … Continue reading

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Welcome to Vienna, Daisy

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated October 6, 2013. If someone tells you that there are three abandoned puppies that need a home, could you say “no?” All three puppies will find … Continue reading

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Vegan Survival Tips for es Mercadal, Menorca: Restaurante Molí d’es Racó

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated October 27, 2013. I deleted inactive links on 28 November 2021. I could not verify that the restaurant is still in business. My spring vacation on … Continue reading

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Vegan Food Shopping in Alaior, Menorca

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated October 29, 2013. Alaior is the third-largest town on the island of Menorca, after Maó and Ciutadella. My various guidebooks list the town’s population somewhere between … Continue reading

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Vegan Survival Tips for es Mercadal, Menorca: Restaurante Las Vegas

Please note: This article was first published on The Vegan Tourist and last updated August 12, 2013. (I could not verify that this restaurant is still in business on 28 November 2021). Restaurante Las Vegas is located at Carrer Nou, 3, … Continue reading

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